Outdoor Wednesday ~ Wordless Wednesday

A recent trip home included a few favorite familiar places, like this one.

The Palace of Fine Arts
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Created for the Pan Pacific Exposition of 1915, my grandfather would reminisce, as he was actually there for the opening event. ... :)

Across the street.

Do you love the bronze mail box/pouch on this porch landing?

I do. ,, :)

I'm homesick already.

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  1. amazing photography! looks so beautiful! i would have thought this was somewhere in greece or italy! what lovely architecture.

  2. looks like you had a great day in the city!

  3. Oh Mary...this post made me very homesick...
    Beautiful pics...

  4. Of all the times I've been to SF and of all the places I visited, the Palace of Fine Arts is the one place I've only admired from a distance. This made me put it on my list for my 'next' trip. I've enjoyed my tour of your site.

  5. Gorgeous photography! Was that a mailbox? Too cool!

  6. Awesome Mari!!! I totally love the photo looking straight up the columns-wonderful! Great photos!

  7. stunning shots.

    You inspire me!

    If you have a moment — I would love you to stop by and say hi!

    TTFN~~ Claudia ♥ ♥

  8. Absolutely SPELLBOUND I am. Great photos. And the last one...are you sure that's bronze? It looks so real.

    My Outdoor Wednesday is posted...it is Halloween black & white...with color added here and there. Come by if you can find time, I'd love to have you visit with me today. Here is where you'll find my photos shared! I also have a Halloween TREAT for you on my sidebar if you care to grab and run with it. :o)

  9. It looks so romantic:)What a spot Mary..I love the mail pouch too..Glad you had such a nice time.

  10. I adore the mail pouch image. Different shot.
    Joyce M

  11. I remember going there with my sweet Daddy years ago. We were in San Fran this summer but, didn't go back here. Went to Alcatraz. Thanks for the memories! Great photos.

  12. Nice pictures. Looks like a fun day:)

  13. Great pictures! Did I miss it, or did you tell us what camera you use? Shopping for a new one. Thanks.

  14. Amazing, amazing, amazing. I adore your photography, Mari!

  15. That is a spectacular building. However, I think my favorite photo is the one of the Golden Gate Bridge with all the sailboats in the bay.

  16. Looks like my stomping ground! Lovely photos and lovely architecture of course! I love the last bronze photo shot. Thanks for sharing!

  17. Missing SF. Incredible photos. Thank you for sharing.

  18. I grew up across the bay in Hayward...we got to San Fran alot....hmmmmm the memories..thanks !

  19. What beautiful place! Those are great shots showing all the architectural details. What a cool mailbox!

    Thank you for sharing these photos!

    ~ Tracy


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